Uehara was sidelined since April 9 due to shoulder stiffness. The right-hander has not surrendered a run over his first five innings pitched this season. He's struck out seven and issued no walks over that span.
Ackley singled in the second inning and doubled in two runs in the third inning. He finished 2 for 4 with two RBI in an 8-6 defeat. He is hitting .294/.333/.471 with one home run and nine RBI in 51 at-bats.
Hart took starter Tanner Scheppers deep for a solo home run in the third inning. He added a double and finished 2 for 3 with two walks, a run scored and an RBI. He is hitting .233/.313/.535 with four home runs and six RBI in 43 at-bats.
It may have taken him 56 at-bats, but
Cano took starter Tanner Scheppers deep for a three-run home run in the third inning, his first home run since Sept. 11, 2013 when he was a member of the Yankees. He finished 1 for 5 with a run scored and three RBI. He is hitting .271/.333/.356 with one home run and eight RBI in 59 at-bats.
Beimel (0-1) allowed a run to score on a ground out and another on a wild pitch in the fifth inning, which proved to be the difference in an 8-6 defeat. He was charged with two runs on one hit and one walk while striking out one in one inning of work. He owns a 2.57 ERA and 1.14 WHIP along with 4:3 K:BB ratio over seven innings pitched.
Shin-Soo Choo launched a solo home run off Ramirez and the Rangers jumped out to a 4-0 lead before the start of the third inning. The right-hander was pulled after facing one batter in the third inning and inherited another run on a Mitch Moreland double off Dominic Leone. He was charged with five runs on six hits and two walks while striking out two over two innings pitched in an 8-6 defeat.
Ramirez has allowed 13 runs over his last three starts (11 innings). His ERA has ballooned from 2.57 to 7.50 over that span. He'll look to regroup in time for his next start on Tuesday against Houston.
In an MLB Network interview on Thursday,
Marks posted a 3.24 ERA over 8 1/3 innings of relief at Omaha.